Posted On: 04/30/20 11:19 AM

The coronavirus shutdown has allowed us to focus more on what happened during the high school season, and also allows us to write more comprehensive coverage on more players. One area that doesn't usually get much attention is Staten Island, the smallest borough on Staten Island. Don't let its size fool you, as it still exports its fair share of college basketball players. Here is the second installment on Prep Hoops's comprehensive Staten Island Rankings, ranking players 28-22 on our top 42 board.

28. Masiah Gilyard | Sophomore | Mckee/Staten Island Tech (Varsity)

The young guard from Mckee/Staten Island Tech, Gilyard has already carved out a role for himself on the varsity team as a sophomore. Gilyard is able to use his handles and speed to blow by and confuse defenders, while he is able to use his strength and patience to make athletic moves to the basket and draw contact and even score in contact. Gilyard is also able to command the offense and bring up the ball while serving as the number one playmaker.

27. Xavier Barrow | Freshman | Wagner (JV)

On Wagner's junior varsity team, Xavier Barrow has been one of Staten Island's best Junior Varsity

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